Monthly Archives: August 2009

Onward and upward, to great … whatever.

So. The romance version of Blue Danube Waltz was roundly rejected. Happens. So after that, I had to decide what to do with it: resubmit or rewrite. I opted to rewrite as a novel-length piece. However, upon further reflection (and … Continue reading

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Another no, more on Berlin

Space opera romance was rejected. Probably for the better, because I’m not really a romance writer. I like reading romances, good ones anyway, but I’m not of the mindset to write books that romance readers would enjoy. So I’m trying … Continue reading

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Beaches

So, this weekend was the annual nerds go to the beach weekend. We went to the beach, with a bunch of nerds from the anime club. Bringing food to cook in the hotel rooms was a good idea, and it … Continue reading

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(Mostly) Confidential to Ben’s mom

This is my metric for androgynous (yes, that’s a dude): (via mana_shrine0.tripod.com) This doesn’t even trigger my androgyny radar: (via tarkanvisual.blogspot.com)

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Mammoth book of dudes who write SF.

Take a viddy at the table of contents of the Mammoth Book of Mind-blowing SF. What do you notice about the names in the list? Go on, think a second. I’ll wait. Done? Have a guess? OK, the list is … Continue reading

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